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Santa Barbara chaplain struggles to help Isla Vista community wade through grief




As a chaplain for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department, Jon Hedges is often called out to crime scenes to comfort victims.
As a chaplain for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department, Jon Hedges is often called out to crime scenes to comfort victims.
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Three days after the mass shooting in the UC Santa Barbara college town of Isla Vista, residents are still piecing together what happened. Deputies say a 22-year-old man killed six people and himself.

KPCC's Mary Plummer spoke with a first responder who worked all night after the rampage. She brings you this story of his impossible task.